Workshops and Tutorials

The Library periodically offers data management workshops throughout the year.  We are available to develop a customized workshop for your department, unit, or college.

Research Data Life Cycle Workshop -- presented at the 2017 Entre Pares conference in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico on September 4, 2017. Includes four hands-on exercises, Research Data Life Cycle Workshop Exercises.pdf

Developing a Data Management Plan -- online tutorial with 6 modules (you can view the entire tutorial or only the one or two you are interested in).  Based on the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Data Management workshop offered Fall 2013.

We  held two sessions of the Creating a Data Management Plan workshop for the CALS.  From that session, we developed the following handouts

Center for Open Science Reproducibility Workshop (recording) -- organized by UA Libraries, the Center for Open Science presented a pair of workshops demonstrating the Open Science Framework (OSF), a free and open source paltform used to facilitate reproducible science and colaboration among reserachers. Accompanying workshop materials and slides can be found by visiting the OSF Workshop files resource page. 

Additional Tutorials & Workshops

Data Management Plans: Tips, Tricks, and Tools -- Data Management Tool webinar presented by the California Digital Library.  Introduction to the importance of data management in scientific research with a brief overview of the DMP Tool.

Data Management Snafu in 3 parts - short video on the importance of using data management best practices!

MANTRA: Research Data Management Training - free online course covering data management plans, organizing data, file formats & transformations, documentation, metadata, and citation, storage & security, data protection, rights & access, and sharing, preservation & licensing.

Contact Chris Kollen, Data Curation Librarian, to schedule a workshop or with questions.Data Management Planning Checklist.pdf